Last week, a Tampa toddler died after the child was accidentally left in a vehicle for several hours. It was the 50th hot car death involving a child in the nation this year. Officer Roy Paz with the Tampa Police Department said every year, on average, 38 children die because they were left in a hot car. He said the most common reason is because parents and guardians are distracted.
A World War II era 1943 M3A1 Scout Car was recently restored by Cliff Moffett, who is a Zephyhills native and a Navy veteran. It was made in the U.S.,sent to Europe and the French used it during WWII. After the war, the Greeks ended up using it before it came back to U.S. in the 1980s. Moffett said it took two years for him to restore it. Today, it uses 7 miles per gallon.
Siesta Key Rum is an award-winning craft distillery with roots in Sarasota. You can find the sweet but spiced products from Florida to Washington State, but at its Sarasota location, you can tour it and taste the rum.
Dr. Cathy Meeks from Blue Pearl Veterinary Partners joined Good Day Tampa Bay to talk about what Halloween and Trick or Treat can mean for pets.
Every Friday morning, Captain Dylan Hubbard of Hubbard's Marina joins Good Day to fill viewers in on his fishing forecast as we head into the weekend. Here is his fishing report for October 11, 2019.
A pastor took up the art of pottery, and in the meantime, molded his life. Bruce Wright launched "Pottery with Parkinson's" and finds solitude in creating pottery. It's a hobby that takes the steadiest of palms, but he has mastered, despite Parkinson's.
Comedian Jimmie "JJ" Walker stopped by Good Day Tampa Bay to discuss his comedy tour ahead of its Largo stop, as well as changes in comedy climate's over the years.
The Tampa Bay area has long been home to some of the world's best athletes, and a UFC fighter is gearing up for the biggest night of his life. He has ties here as well.
Every Friday morning, Captain Dylan Hubbard of Hubbard's Marina joins Good Day to fill viewers in on his fishing forecast as we head into the weekend. Here is his fishing report for October 4, 2019.
At the age of 9, Graci Tubbs started a school project, and it has since flourished into a non-profit organization reminding those overseas that their patriotic work isn't being taken for granted. Tubbs, is 13 years old now and has sent more than 2,400 care packages.
Starting October 1, Florida's new texting and driving aw goes into effect. Drivers in a school or construction zone cannot be holding their phone. The only time is when there is a need to dial 911. Law enforcement officials will give out warning, but starting January 1, 2020, they will start giving out citations.